Cotton – Midsouth – First Defoliation Gearing Up – AgFax Aug 21, 2019

🕔Aug 21, 2019
More bolls are opening, and a limited amount of defoliation might crank up this week in Louisiana (if it hasn’t already).

Cotton – Midsouth – More Twisted Plant Growth, Insects Build – AgFax Jul 25, 2019

🕔Jul 25, 2019
Oddly growing plants continue to be reported. Symptoms include aborted terminals, tangled branches and lost fruit set. The late-planted Midsouth cotton crop is finding its feet. Much of our coverage area received ample rainfall from the short-lived hurricane, Barry. Most amounts were manageable and generally needed.

Cotton – Midsouth – Insects Prompting More Decisions – AgFax Jun 27, 2019

🕔Jun 27, 2019
Midsouth crops are generally not suffering from a lack of moisture as we head towards July. Frequent rains across much of the region have minimized irrigation costs on a wide basis. Plant bugs are becoming more apparent and the treatment pace has picked up in older cotton.

Cotton – Midsouth – Planting Roars Ahead, Final Acres Uncertain – AgFax May 30, 2019

🕔May 30, 2019
Owen Taylor, Editor Questions, comments, complaints? My door is always open. Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of AMVAC Chemical Corporation […]

AgFax Midsouth Cotton: At This Rate, Will There Be Enough Seed And Gins? May 3, 2019

🕔May 3, 2019
Owen Taylor, Editor OVERVIEW Cotton planting gained momentum this week with nearly ideal conditions across a wide area…up to a point. Rain is in the forecast late in the week […]

Louisiana Cotton: Smell Any Defoliant Yet? AgFax Snippets Aug 23, 2018

🕔Aug 23, 2018
Here are this week’s snippets on Louisiana cotton pulled from the current issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton. To read the full report, click here. To subscribe to this free weekly […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Any Defoliation Yet? Rains May Have Delayed Early Start – AgFax Aug 23, 2018

🕔Aug 23, 2018
Heavy rains fell in parts of the Delta states, starting late last week. Amounts of 2 to 4 inches were common, although totals of 6 to 12 inches fell in spots. […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Bollworms Building, Unexpected Slippage Reported – AgFax Midsouth Cotton Jul 26, 2018

🕔Jul 26, 2018
Bollworm activity has widened and treatments have been going out on a broader basis. Some slippage has been noted in triple-gene cotton in one location in central Louisiana. See comments by Sebe […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Plant Bugs Forcing More Treatment Decisions – AgFax Midsouth Cotton Jun 28, 2018

🕔Jun 28, 2018
Plant bug numbers are picking up on a wider basis and more applications are being made. No huge numbers are being reported. Some fields are on their second spray. Immatures are […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Weather Pushes Farmers Into Corner On Last Acres – AgFax May 31, 2018

🕔May 31, 2018
Planting has stopped in places where growers have either run out of moisture or are waiting for soils to dry out. How much later people will plant cotton remains an open […]


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